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Christmas at The New Yorker
Christmas at The New Yorker
Edited by New Yorker, Foreword by John Updike
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ISBN: 9780307482914
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Christmas at The New Yorker
Stories, Poems, Humor, and Art
Edited by New Yorker
Foreword by John Updike


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2009
Price: $13.99

From the pages of America’s most influential magazine come eight decades of holiday cheer—plus the occasional comical coal in the stocking—in one incomparable collection. Sublime and ridiculous, sentimental and searing, Christmas at The New Yorker is a gift of great writing and drawing by literary legends and laugh-out-loud cartoonists.

Here are seasonal... Read more >
Bloodlines
Bloodlines
Edited by Jason Starr and Maggie Estep
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ISBN: 9780307482327
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Bloodlines
A Horse Racing Anthology
Edited by Jason Starr and Maggie Estep


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2009
Price: $11.99

From provocative peeks into the lives of jockeys, trainers, owners, and breeders, to the down and dirty doings of bookies and gamblers, here is a literary tribute to a favorite national pastime. Editors Maggie Estep (Diary of an Emotional Idiot; Flamethrower) and Jason Starr (Twisted City; Lights Out) have brought together... Read more >
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It's All Love
It's All Love
Written by Marita Golden
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ISBN: 9780767916868
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It's All Love
Black Writers on Soul Mates, Family and Friends
Written by Marita Golden


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2009
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In It’s All Love, Black writers celebrate the complexity, power, danger, and glory of love in all its many forms: romantic, familial, communal, and sacred. Editor Marita Golden recounts the morning she woke up certain that she would meet her soul mate in “My Own Happy Ending”; memoirist Reginald Dwayne Betts...

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It's All Love
It's All Love
Written by Marita Golden
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ISBN: 9780767931588
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It's All Love
Black Writers on Soul Mates, Family and Friends
Written by Marita Golden


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2009
Price: $12.99

In It’s All Love, Black writers celebrate the complexity, power, danger, and glory of love in all its many forms: romantic, familial, communal, and sacred. Editor Marita Golden recounts the morning she woke up certain that she would meet her soul mate in “My Own Happy Ending”; memoirist Reginald Dwayne Betts... Read more >
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The Children of Cthulhu
The Children of Cthulhu
Edited by John Pelan and Benjamin Adams
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ISBN: 9780307555038
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The Children of Cthulhu

Edited by John Pelan and Benjamin Adams


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2009
Price: $11.99

Descend to the depths of primal horror with this chilling collection of original stories drawn from H. P. Lovecraft’s shocking, terrifying, and eerily prescient Cthulhu Mythos. In twenty-one dark visions, a host of outstanding contemporary writers tap into our innermost fears, with tales set in a misbegotten new world that could... Read more >
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Best African American Fiction
Best African American Fiction
Edited by E. Lynn Harris and Gerald Early
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ISBN: 9780553385342
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Best African American Fiction
2009
Edited by E. Lynn Harris and Gerald Early


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $16.00

Introducing the first volume in an exciting new annual anthology featuring the year’s most outstanding fiction by some of today’s finest African American writers.

From stories that depict black life in times gone by to those that address contemporary issues, this inaugural volume gathers the very best recent African American fiction. Created... Read more >
Love Stories
Love Stories
Edited by Diana Secker Tesdell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307270870
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Love Stories

Edited by Diana Secker Tesdell


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $15.00

An anthology of literary love stories—in a beautiful hardcover Pocket Classics edition—perfect for Valentine’s Day.

Here are nineteen stories from a rich array of writers, and here is every kind of romantic entanglement: from the raw, erotic passion of D. H. Lawrence and Colette to the wickedly cynical comedy of Dorothy Parker and... Read more >
Yours 2 Keep
Yours 2 Keep
Written by Kay Hooper and Marilyn Pappano
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ISBN: 9780307493675
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Yours 2 Keep

Written by Kay Hooper and Marilyn Pappano


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $7.99

The millennium bug plays matchmaker!

When the millennium bug gives a crash course in romance, anything can happen--in these spellbinding stories by five beloved romance writers.

"Arts Magica" by Kay Hooper

When apprentice wizard Felicity Grant conducts a reckless experiment on New Year's Eve, she's hurled from present-day Seattle to 1899 London--and into the... Read more >
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Canine Christmas
Canine Christmas
Edited by Jeffrey Marks
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ISBN: 9780307482679
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Canine Christmas

Edited by Jeffrey Marks


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $9.99

Waggish tales of dogs, Christmas, and murder--
by sixteen of today's best-loved crime novelists!

Deborah Adams - Melissa Cleary - Mark Graham - Patricia Guiver - Jane Haddam - Parnell Hall - Jeremiah Healy - Dean James - Virginia Lanier - David Leitz - Jeffrey Marks - Taylor McCafferty - Leslie O'Kane -... Read more >
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Words Without Borders
Words Without Borders
Edited by Alane Salierno Mason and Dedi Felman
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ISBN: 9780307493385
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Words Without Borders
The World Through the Eyes of Writers: An Anthology
Edited by Alane Salierno Mason and Dedi Felman


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $11.99

Featuring the work of more than 28 writers from upwards of 20 countries, Words Without Borders: The World through the Eyes of Writers transports us to the frontiers of the new literature for the twenty-first century.

In these pages, some of the most accomplished writers in world literature–among them Edwidge Danticat, Ha... Read more >
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The Book Lover
The Book Lover
Written by Ali Smith
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ISBN: 9780307386083
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The Book Lover

Written by Ali Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $15.95

From the award-winning author of The Accidental and Hotel World comes a sparkling, surprising collection of the writing she loves best — and without which she would not have become a writer.

The Book Lover is a treasure trove of what Ali Smith has loved over the course of her reading life... Read more >
The Journey Prize Stories 20
The Journey Prize Stories 20
Written by Various, Edited by Lynn Coady, Heather O'Neill and Neil Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771043437
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The Journey Prize Stories 20
The Best of Canada's New Writers
Written by Various
Edited by Lynn Coady, Heather O'Neill and Neil Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2008
Price: $17.99

“Considering the number of popular and prize-winning writers who have a Journey Prize as part of their resume, it’s no exaggeration to suggest that this volume is the future of Canadian writing. . . . And the future seems bright indeed.” — Robert Wiersema, Ottawa Citizen

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Fast Forward 2
Fast Forward 2
Edited by Lou Anders
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591026921
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Fast Forward 2

Edited by Lou Anders


Format: Trade Paperback, 360 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2008
Price: $17.00

When Fast Forward 1 debuted in February 2007, it marked the first major all-original, all-SF anthology series to appear in some time—and it was met with a huge outpouring of excitement and approbation from the science fiction community. No less than seven stories from Fast Forward 1 were chosen to be... Read more >
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Ghost Stories
Ghost Stories
Edited by Peter Washington
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269249
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Ghost Stories

Edited by Peter Washington


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $15.00

A new anthology of classic ghost stories—the second volume in the beautiful and collectible Pocket Classics format.

The chilling classic stories gathered here offer a remarkable variety of approaches to the theme of haunting. Revenge comes from beyond the grave in Robert Louis Stevenson’s “The Body-Snatcher,” while visions of the dead come... Read more >
The Spy's Bedside Book
The Spy's Bedside Book
Written by Graham Greene and Hugh Greene
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ISBN: 9780553385908
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The Spy's Bedside Book

Written by Graham Greene and Hugh Greene


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2008
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For everyone who’s ever wondered what it really takes to be a spy, legendary author Graham Greene (The Third Man, The Quiet American) and his brother Hugh have compiled this irresistible selection of fiction, memoir, and tricks of the trade straight from the all-time masters of espionage. Here is a perfectly... Read more >
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The Del Rey Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy
The Del Rey Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Edited by Ellen Datlow
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ISBN: 9780345507822
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The Del Rey Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Sixteen Original Works by Speculative Fiction's Finest Voices
Edited by Ellen Datlow


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 29, 2008
Price: $11.99

“Ellen Datlow is the queen of anthology editors in America.”
–Peter Straub

With original stories by Jeffrey Ford, Pat Cadigan, Elizabeth Bear, Margo Lanagan, and others

From Del Rey Books and award-winning editor Ellen Datlow, two of the most respected names in science fiction and fantasy, comes a collection of fifteen all-new short stories... Read more >
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The Del Rey Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy
The Del Rey Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Edited by Ellen Datlow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345496324
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The Del Rey Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Sixteen Original Works by Speculative Fiction's Finest Voices
Edited by Ellen Datlow


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2008
Price: $16.00

“Ellen Datlow is the queen of anthology editors in America.”
–Peter Straub

With original stories by Jeffrey Ford, Pat Cadigan, Elizabeth Bear, Margo Lanagan, and others

From Del Rey Books and award-winning editor Ellen Datlow, two of the most respected names in science fiction and fantasy, comes a collection of fifteen all-new short stories... Read more >
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Angels Beneath the Surface
Angels Beneath the Surface
Edited by Mitja Cander and Tom Priestly, Introduction by Ales Steger
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ISBN: 9781556437038
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Angels Beneath the Surface
A Selection of Contemporary Slovene Fiction
Edited by Mitja Cander and Tom Priestly
Introduction by Ales Steger


Format: Trade Paperback, 190 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2008
Price: $15.95

With a per capita publishing rate of more that three times that of the United States, Slovenia has a long and storied literary history, from the legendary 9th-century Freising Manuscripts to postmodern masterpieces by Igor Bratoz. Continuing that tradition, Angels Beneath the Surface, the first collection of Slovene fiction to... Read more >
The Anchor Book of New American Short Stories
The Anchor Book of New American Short Stories
Edited by Ben Marcus
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ISBN: 9780307428134
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The Anchor Book of New American Short Stories

Edited by Ben Marcus


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

“In twenty-nine separate but ingenious ways, these stories seek permanent residence within a reader. They strive to become an emotional or intellectual cargo that might accompany us wherever, or however, we go. . . . If we are made by what we read, if language truly builds people into what they... Read more >
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The Dictionary of Failed Relationships
The Dictionary of Failed Relationships
Written by Meredith Broussard
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ISBN: 9780307421975
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The Dictionary of Failed Relationships
26 Tales of Love Gone Wrong
Written by Meredith Broussard


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

FROM A TO Z—26 WAYS TO LEAVE YOUR LOVER (OR HAVE HIM LEAVE YOU...)

When Meredith Broussard celebrated her 26th birthday and realized that she’d survived exactly 26 failed romantic entanglements, she reckoned it was high time to dissect this topic that had filled her life with so much . . ... Read more >
The Early Stories
The Early Stories
Written by John Updike
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ISBN: 9780307417022
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The Early Stories
1953-1975
Written by John Updike


Format: eBook, 864 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $14.99

Winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction
 
A harvest and not a winnowing, this volume collects 103 stories, almost all of the short fiction that John Updike wrote between 1953 and 1975. “How rarely it can be said of any of our great American writers that they have been equally...

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The Harlem Reader
The Harlem Reader
Written by Herb Boyd
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ISBN: 9780307422088
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The Harlem Reader
A Celebration of New York's Most Famous Neighborhood, from the Renaissance Years to the 21st Century
Written by Herb Boyd


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

There is no neighborhood in America as famous, infamous, and inspiring as Harlem. From its humble beginnings as a farming district and country retreat for the rich, Harlem grew to international prominence as the mecca
of black art and culture, then fell from grace, despised as a crime-ridden slum and symbol... Read more >
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McSweeney's Enchanted Chamber of Astonishing Stories
McSweeney's Enchanted Chamber of Astonishing Stories
Edited by Michael Chabon
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ISBN: 9780307426819
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McSweeney's Enchanted Chamber of Astonishing Stories

Edited by Michael Chabon


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $12.99

Michael Chabon is back with a brand-new collection that reinvigorates the stay-up-all-night, edge-of-the seat, fingernail-biting, page-turning tradition of literary short stories, featuring Margaret Atwood, Stephen King, Peter Straub, David Mitchell, Jonathan Lethem, Heidi Julavits, Roddy Doyle, and more!

Margaret Atwood- Lusus Naturae

David Mitchell- What You Do Not Know You Want

Jonathan Lethem- Vivian... Read more >
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McSweeney's Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales
McSweeney's Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales
Edited by Michael Chabon
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ISBN: 9780307426826
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McSweeney's Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales

Edited by Michael Chabon


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

A Vintage Contemporaries Original

Includes:
Jim Shepard's "Tedford and the Megalodon"

Glen David Gold's "The Tears of Squonk, and What Happened Thereafter"

Dan Chaon's "The Bees"

Kelly Link's "Catskin"

Elmore Leonard's "How Carlos Webster Changed His Name to Carl and Became a Famous Oklahoma Lawman"

Carol Emshwiller's "The General"

Neil Gaiman's "Closing Time"

Nick Hornby's "Otherwise Pandemonium"

Stephen King's "The Tale... Read more >
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Sixteen
Sixteen
Edited by Megan McCafferty
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ISBN: 9780307421654
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Sixteen
Stories About That Sweet and Bitter Birthday
Edited by Megan McCafferty


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

Dating! Drama! Driving!

Remember what it was like to be sixteen? Whether it was the year your teeth were finally free of braces or the year you were discovered by the opposite sex, that magical, mystical age is something you will never forget. Edited by Megan McCafferty, author of the... Read more >
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